13 things everyone in Northampton should by the age of 40...

13 things everyone in Northampton should have done by the age of 40

There is plenty to be proud of in our historic market town with a wealth of traditions, days out and award-winning food.

Here are the 13 things we think almost everyone in Northampton should have done by the time they're 40.

78 Derngate is the only house in England designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh.'It is now a multi award-winning visitor attraction offering an unforgettable day out in Northampton. A must see!

5. 78 Derngate

78 Derngate is the only house in England designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh.'It is now a multi award-winning visitor attraction offering an unforgettable day out in Northampton. A must see!
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At the original Super Sausage, on the crossroads near the railway station, you're guaranteed to see all of Northampton life in there. They do a great sausage bap too. Sit back and enjoy.

6. Super Sausage

At the original Super Sausage, on the crossroads near the railway station, you're guaranteed to see all of Northampton life in there. They do a great sausage bap too. Sit back and enjoy.
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Excitement builds as you drive round and round the windy concrete entrance to the Grosvenor Centre multi-storey car park. It seems to take forever. Who remembers the overflow car park that used to be to the right at the top? Left or right - it was always a gamble on a busy day.

7. Grosvenor Centre car park

Excitement builds as you drive round and round the windy concrete entrance to the Grosvenor Centre multi-storey car park. It seems to take forever. Who remembers the overflow car park that used to be to the right at the top? Left or right - it was always a gamble on a busy day.
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Now this isn't one to enjoy that's for sure. The A45 which links the east to the west can be unforgiving. Rarely a day goes by without getting stuck on this stretch of road, especially when you're in a hurry.

8. The dreaded A45

Now this isn't one to enjoy that's for sure. The A45 which links the east to the west can be unforgiving. Rarely a day goes by without getting stuck on this stretch of road, especially when you're in a hurry.
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